Events

Upcoming Events

Scroll our calendar to find the perfect events during your stay or plan your stay around one of our fantastic events. With substantial diversity and community pride, there’s an event every weekend; festivals every month. There’s something for everyone in the family… food festivals, arts and entertainment showcases, cultural, historical and contemporary events. Holiday happenings for every season including the July Celebration on Lake Murray a top 10 Southeast Event. With so many events to offer, you will probably have to extend your stay in Lake Murray Country.

Jacoby Shield Virtual Superhero 5K

Saluda Shoals Park 5605 Bush River Road, Columbia

Calling the Southeast’s mightiest superheroes! Join us on April 17, 2021, for Jacoby’s Shield Virtual Superhero 5K. Jacoby’s Shield is a volunteer non-profit healing organization for bereaved parents and siblings. Jacoby’s Shield accomplishes its healing mission through hosting Camp SHIELD family bereavement retreats. Camp SHIELD combines traditional fun camp activities with grief education and emotional […]

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Riverbanks Run

Riverbanks Zoo & Garden 500 Wildlife Parkway, Columbia

Make tracks to Riverbanks for one wild 5K race that benefits wildlife conservation! This year’s event will have both on-site and virtual options. Proceeds support ongoing conservation and education efforts at Riverbanks Zoo and Garden. Visit https://www.riverbanks.org/events/riverbanks-run for all the event details and registration. Presented by Dominion Energy.

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Prosperity’s Hoppin’ Run

5K RUN | 2 MILE WALK  | FUN RUN Sponsored by: Lovelace Family Medicine Saturday, May 1, 2021 Run/Walk/Fun Run @ 8:00 a.m. Starting at 250 School Drive U.S.A.T.F. Certified Fun Run – Free (ages 3 and up) Run Pre-Registration: $25.00 Walk Pre-Registration: $20.00 Pre-Registration includes sized T-shirt if received by April 15, 2021 (You […]

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Get In The Pink

Strictly Running 2515 Devine Street, Columbia

10K | 5K | Fun Run Get in the Pink is happy to be working with Share our Suzy again in 2021. SOS is a foundation that helps raise money for patients with breast cancer from the time of diagnosis until remission.

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National Trails Day

You can complete your hike any time leading up to National Trails Day (or even after), but we encourage you to share your experience on social media- and use the hashtags #NationalTrailsDay and #ConnectTheTrail! Every National Trails Day registration will go directly towards helping us Connect the Palmetto Trail (YOUR Trail) through South Carolina! You simply select which […]

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Hot Summer’s Night

Strictly Running 2515 Devine Street, Columbia

When the sun is going down is the coolest time to run the pavement in Columbia. 7:30 pm - Youth Fun Run (non-competitive) 7:45 pm - 5K Road Race

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Labor Day Run

Corner of King and Blossom Street to Strictly Running

In the heart of Shandon. Voted one of the most generous neighborhood in Columbia, SC

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Lexington Half Marathon

Lexington County Baseball Stadium 474 Ball Park Road, Lexington

Run Hard offers three race events during the Lexington Half Marathon weekend. Choose a race for more details! Our course is fully certified from the USATF. The Lexington Half Marathon: The race will start and finish at Lexington County Baseball Stadium, home of the Lexington County Blowfish. The course is set so runners will run DOWN […]

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